Ko Georgina Giordani (Gina) tōku ingoa. He uri au nō Ngāti Porou ki Tokomaru, me Kotirana me Ingarani. Nō Tāmaki Makaurau ahau inaianei.
Gina uses she/her pronouns.
Gina is a senior Health Promoter and our programme lead for Nōku Te Ao: Like Minds Social Movement: a community movement that uplifts the mana and human rights of people with lived experience of mental distress or illness.
Gina has her own lived experience and enjoys engaging with diverse lived experience communities across Aotearoa. She has built a career out of working in political and advocacy spaces which has included advancing the rights of workers and women. She now dedicates her time to mental health promotion and human rights advocacy.
In her spare time she likes to chill at home in West Auckland with her husband and cats. She is a huge fan of movies and livestream TV subscription services.